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Today’s Quote: “Life’s tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.” – Benjamin Franklin

Today’s Word: Redact(ed) Edit something: to edit, revise, or delete content in preparation for publication. “The documents were redacted so personal information wasn’t released to the public.”

Random Thought: I love how in scary movies the person yells out Hello? As if the killer is going to say ‘yeah’ I’m in the kitchen, want a sandwich?

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Today ’s Quote: “You grow up the day you have your first real laugh at yourself.” — Ethel Barrymore

Today’s Word: Labyrinth n. A complicated irregular network of passages or paths in which it is difficult to find one’s way; a maze. “Exploring the labyrinth of waterways.” An intricate and confusing arrangement.

Random Thought: Ever notice how quickly we can point out unethical behavior in others but can rationalize our own?

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Today’s Quote: “Hope is always available to us. When we feel defeated, we need only take a deep breath and say, “Yes,” and hope will reappear.” — Monroe Forester

Today’s Word: Bloviate i.v. To speak or write at length in a pompous or boastful manner.

Random Thought: To me, old age is someone who is at least 10 years older than me, but they are getting harder to find…

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Today’s Quote: “Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.” – B.R. Hayden

Today’s Word: Opine v.tr. To state as an opinion. Latin: opinari – to have an opinion.

Random Thought: Ever notice that your career plans were more exciting when you were in elementary school…

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Today’s Quote: “Flattery is nothing but attention without intention.” – Mary Lindsey

Today’s Word: Antipathy n. A deep-seated feeling of dislike; aversion. “His antipathy for lawyers dates back to his divorce.”

Random Thought: I often wondered if stupidity got me into a mess. Why wouldn’t it get me out?… Would or Wouldn’t it?

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Today’s Quote: “Education is when you read the fine print. Experience is what you get if you don’t.” – Pete Seeger

Today’s Word: Voracity; Voracious adj. Consuming or eager to consume great amounts of food; ravenous. 2. Having or marked by an insatiable appetite for an activity or pursuit; greedy: “A voracious reader.”

Random Thought: Seriously, some people should try being informed instead of just opinionated…

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Today’s Quote: “If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” – Milton Berle

Today’s Word: Venality n. 1. The condition of being susceptible to bribery or corruption. 2. The use of a position of trust for dishonest gain: “The venality of a corrupt judge.”

Random Thought: I guess I’m not a party type of guy…I don’t own any Hawaiian shirts…

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